Afghanistan - Death of 6 personnel members of the French NGO, Acted (November 26, 2013)
We were extremely saddened to learn this morning of the death of 6 personnel members of the French NGO, Acted, who were killed in an ambush in Faryab province, in northern Afghanistan.
We utterly condemn this barbaric act. We extend our condolences to the victims’ families and friends.
In these particularly difficult circumstances, we commend the exceptional professionalism, selflessness and courage of the military and civilian personnel working in Afghanistan. The international community will continue to support the Afghan authorities in their efforts to overcome the challenges facing their country.